Photos : from China to Indonesia, from Great Britain to Singapore, mark the upcoming Year of the Horse.
In the Philippines
Singapore- Revelers take photos of themselves during Chinese New Year celebrations ahead of the new year at Marina Bay, Jan. 29, 2014.
Beijing: Performers dress in traditional costumes at a park fair, Jan. 30, 2014.
London, Great Britain: The London Eye is lit in red and god to celebrate the Chinese New Year on Jan. 30, 2014.
Makassar, Indonesia: An elderly woman waits for customers at her shop that sells Chinese New Year decorations. Jan. 30, 2014.
Manila, Philippines : A performer blows fire during the Chinese New Year celebration in Manila’s Chinatown on Jan. 31st, 2014.
French celebrity Sophie Marceau took part in the Gala. Her invitation recognised the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and France.